Please select one of the project types from the list below to obtain the information related to the permit application, permit fees, submittal requirements, plan check, inspection information, and other related information:

Building Permits –
Alternate Materials, Design or Construction Application

Application and Forms:

Application and Conditions of Approval for Alternate Materials, Alternate Design …

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Permit Fees:

Alternate Materials, Design or Construction $400.00
Permitting Automation Fee (2.5% of total permit fee) $10.00
Total Permit Fee: $410.00

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  2. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Demolition

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Permit Fees:

Please contact Building & Safety Permit Center (408) 586-3240.

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  2. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Demolition Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Demolition Other Than Total Building

Demolition Total Building

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Building Permits –
Equipment & Storage Rack Installation

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Smoke Alarm and Spark Arrestor Certification Form

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Equipment Installation

Fee Calculator for Storage Rack Installation over 6′-0″ high

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    2. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Equipment Installation Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses Requiring Approval From San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Businesses Requiring Approval From Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Equipment Installation

Storage Rack Installation

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines:

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Foundation Only

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Permit Fees:

Please contact Building & Safety Permit Center (408) 586-3240.

Notes to Applicant:

  1. For permit fees see fees related to the building type for which new foundation is proposed.
  2. Complete Project permit fees are charged at the time of Foundation only permit issuance.
  3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Foundation Only Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Foundation Only Permit

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Grading & Drainage

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Permit Fees:

Fee Calculator for Grading and Drainage Permit

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  2. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Grading & Drainage Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Grading & Drainage

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Miscellaneous Construction

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Fences, Roof Screens or other Miscellaneous Construction

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  2. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Miscellaneous Construction Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Carnival Rides Electrical Requirements

Electrical Power – Temporary

Permits not Required

Plans Required to be Designed by Architect or Engineer

Sewer Line Requirements

Water Heater Installation Requirements

Water Service Line Installation Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Occupancy

Application and Forms:

Application for Occupancy Permit

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Occupancy Submittal Requirements:

Occupancy Permit is only applicable for change of business ownership or change of business address without any construction work or with minor construction work, which does not require building permits. If building permits are required for construction work involved, no extra fee is required for the Certificate of Occupancy and it will be automatically sent to you after passing the final inspection of the building permit.

Certificate of Occupancy for Executive Offices

Please contact the Finance Department at (408) 586-3100 for a Business License Application.

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Planning at (408) 586-3279, to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Inspection Information:

Occupancy Permit Inspection Procedure

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – New or Change of Address Numbers

Application and Forms:

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Request for New or Change in Address Numbers

Permit Fees:

Fees related to Request for New or Change of Address Numbers:

Change of Address (request by applicant, per address)
$375
Permitting Automation Fee (2.5% of total permit fee)
$9.38
Total Permit Fee
$384.38

Address Submittal Requirements:

Address Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Re-Roof

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Commercial/Industrial – Re-Roof

Notes to Applicant:

    1. Fee estimate is calculated based on the information provided. The City of Milpitas reserves the right to verify the information provided (square footage, valuation, scope of work, etc.) and change fees as required after permit application submittal.
    2. Fee estimate does not include on site improvements or other work, which is not part of the structure. Separate permit(s) and fees are required.
    3. Fee estimate is for the Building Division plan check and inspection only. This estimate does not include fees for permits associated with other City internal Departments/Divisions (such as Fire Department, Planning, Utilities, Engineering).
    4. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
    5. Plan Check for Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing work is only applicable to non-residential projects.
    6. Additional hourly plan check and inspection fees might be added to your application, if needed.
    7. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    8. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    9. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Re-Roof Submittal Requirements:

Non-Residential Re-Roof

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Planning at (408) 586-3279, to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Signs

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Sign Permits

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. Fee estimate is calculated based on the information provided. The City of Milpitas reserves the right to verify the information provided (square footage, valuation, scope of work, etc.) and change fees as required after permit application submittal.
    2. Fee estimate does not include on site improvements or other work, which is not part of the structure. Separate permit(s) and fees are required.
    3. Fee estimate is for the Building Division plan check and inspection only. This estimate does not include fees for permits associated with other City internal Departments/Divisions (such as Fire Department, Planning, Utilities, Engineering).
    4. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
    5. Plan Check for Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing work is only applicable to non-residential projects.
    6. Additional hourly plan check and inspection fees might be added to your application, if needed.
    7. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    8. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    9. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Signs Submittal Requirements:

Exterior & Monument Sign

Interior Sign

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Design Guidelines – Monument Sign

Structural Plan Review Checklist

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Site Improvement

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Site Improvement Permit

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Fee estimate is calculated based on the information provided. The City of Milpitas reserves the right to verify the information provided (square footage, valuation, scope of work, etc.) and change fees as required after permit application submittal.
  2. Fee estimate does not include on site improvements or other work, which is not part of the structure. Separate permit(s) and fees are required.
  3. Fee estimate is for the Building Division plan check and inspection only. This estimate does not include fees for permits associated with other City internal Departments/Divisions (such as Fire Department, Planning, Utilities, Engineering).
  4. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
  5. Plan Check for Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing work is only applicable to non-residential projects.
  6. Additional hourly plan check and inspection fees might be added to your application, if needed.
  7. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
  8. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  9. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Site Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

On-Site (Private) Improvement

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Swimming Pool & Spa

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Commercial Swimming Pool and / or Spa

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. Fee estimate is calculated based on the information provided. The City of Milpitas reserves the right to verify the information provided (square footage, valuation, scope of work, etc.) and change fees as required after permit application submittal.
    2. Fee estimate does not include on site improvements or other work, which is not part of the structure. Separate permit(s) and fees are required.
    3. Fee estimate is for the Building Division plan check and inspection only. This estimate does not include fees for permits associated with other City internal Departments/Divisions (such as Fire Department, Planning, Utilities, Engineering).
    4. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
    5. Plan Check for Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing work is only applicable to non-residential projects.
    6. Additional hourly plan check and inspection fees might be added to your application, if needed.
    7. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    8. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    9. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Site Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Temporary Building Permit

Application and Forms:

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Temporary Building Permit Application

Permit Fees:

  • Fees related to Temporary Building Permit:
    Temporary Building Permit Application Fee
    $534.00
    Courtesy Inspection Fee (2 hr min. per inspection)
    $450.00
    Permitting Automation Fee (2.5% of total permit fee)
    Varies
    Planning Community Fee
    $26.70

Inspection Information:

Courtesy Inspections (Temporary Permits)

Building Permits –
Commercial/Industrial – Unreasonable Hardship Exception

Application and Forms:

Application for Unreasonable Hardship Exception

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Permit Fees:

Please contact Building & Safety Permit Center (408) 586-3240.

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Fee estimate is calculated based on the information provided. The City of Milpitas reserves the right to verify the information provided (square footage, valuation, scope of work, etc.) and change fees as required after permit application submittal.
  2. Fee estimate does not include on site improvements or other work, which is not part of the structure. Separate permit(s) and fees are required.
  3. Fee estimate is for the Building Division plan check and inspection only. This estimate does not include fees for permits associated with other City internal Departments/Divisions (such as Fire Department, Planning, Utilities, Engineering).
  4. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
  5. Plan Check for Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing work is only applicable to non-residential projects.
  6. Additional hourly plan check and inspection fees might be added to your application, if needed.
  7. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
  8. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  9. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Building Permits –
Commercial – Water Heater Installation

Application and Forms:

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Commercial Water Heater

Notes to Applicant:

  1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
  2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Water Heater Installation Submittal Requirements:

Commercial Water Heater

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Other Related Documents:

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Commercial Tenant Improvement:

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Clinics

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Clinics”

Permit Fees:

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Clinics Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Clinics and Dental Offices Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Daycare

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Day Care Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Day Care Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Education Center

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Educational”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Education Center Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Education Center Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Gas Station

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Gas Station Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Gas Station Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Retail Stores Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Hotel or Motel

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Hotel or Motel Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

General Commercial Architectural

Hotels and Motels Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Manufacturing (Hazardous)

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Manufacturing (Hazardous)”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Manufacturing (Hazardous) Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Factory Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Manufacturing (Non-hazardous)

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Manufacturing (Non-Hazardous)”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Manufacturing (Non-hazardous) Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

Factory Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Office

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Offices”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Office Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

General Commercial Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Religious Assembly

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Religious Assembly”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Religious Assembly Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

General Commercial Architectural

Religious Assembly Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Restaurants

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Restaurants”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Restaurants Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Trash Enclosure Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklists:

General Commercial Architectural Plan Review Checklist

Restaurant Architectural Plan Review Checklist

Restaurant Design Guide

Restaurant in Covered Mall of Type II Construction Architectural Plan Review Checklist

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Retail Store

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for Tenant Improvement “Retail Stores”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Retail Store Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

General Commercial Architectural

Retail Store Architectural

Retail Store in Covered Mall of Type II Construction Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
Commercial – Tenant Improvement – Theater

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

  • Please contact Building & Safety Permit Center (408) 586-3240.
  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    2. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    3. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

Theater Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Tenant Improvement Detailed Plan Requirements

Tenant Improvement Submittal Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Express Plan Check

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check by Appointment

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Design Guidelines & Plan Review Checklist:

General Commercial Architectural

Theater Architectural

Floor Mounted Equipment Anchorage

Storage Rack Anchorage

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

New Commercial Buildings:

Building Permits –
New Commercial Buildings – Gas Station

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for New Building “Gas Station”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
    2. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    3. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    4. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

New Gas Station Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Businesses requiring approval from Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Commercial Shell Submittal Requirements

Commercial Shell Detailed Plan Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Plan Review Checklist:

CalGreen Non-Residential Mandatory Measures

Gas Station Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

Retail Stores Architectural

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
New Commercial Buildings – Hotel or Motel

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for New Building “Hotel/Motel/Multi Family”

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
  2. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
  3. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  4. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

New Hotel or Motel Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Businesses requiring approval from Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Commercial Shell Submittal Requirements

Commercial Shell Detailed Plan Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Plan Review Checklist:

CalGreen Non-Residential Mandatory Measures

General Commercial Architectural

Hotels and Motels Architectural

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
New Commercial Buildings – Multifamily Buildings

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for New Building “Hotel/Motel/Multi-Family”

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with outside agencies fees such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
  2. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
  3. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  4. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

New Multifamily Buildings Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Businesses requiring approval from Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Commercial Shell Submittal Requirements

Commercial Shell Detailed Plan Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Plan Review Checklist:

CalGreen Non-Residential Mandatory Measures

General Residential Architectural

Multifamily Building Architectural

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
New Commercial Buildings – Parking Structure

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for New Building “Parking Structure”

Notes to Applicant:

  1. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
  2. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
  3. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
  4. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

New Parking Structure Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Businesses requiring approval from Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Commercial & Industrial Shell

Commercial Plan

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Plan Review Checklist:

General Commercial Architectural

Parking Structure Architectural

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
New Commercial Buildings – Shell Building

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for New Building “Shell”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
    2. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    3. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    4. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

New Shell Building Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant

Businesses requiring approval from Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Commercial Shell Submittal Requirements

Commercial Shell Detailed Plan Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Plan Review Checklist:

CalGreen Non-Residential Mandatory Measures

Concrete Shell Building Architectural

General Commercial Architectural

High Rise Building Architectural

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter

Building Permits –
New Commercial Buildings – Theater

Application and Forms:

Building Permit Application(Other Applicant)

Building Permit Application(Owner-Builder)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Other Applicant)

Electrical-Mechanical-Plumbing Permit Application (Owner-Builder)

Hazardous Materials/Waste Disclosure

Revision/Deferred Submittal Application

Sewer Needs Inquiry

Sewer Needs Questionnaire

Permit Fees:

Let us help you calculate your Permit Fees …

Fee Calculator for New Building “Theater”

  • Notes to Applicant:
    1. Fee estimate does not include fees associated with “outside agencies fees” such as school impact fees, sewer fees, etc.
    2. For more information regarding the construction cost, please check the building valuation data table.
    3. Please check Fee Schedule for the complete list of Building and Safety Department applicable fees.
    4. For more information regarding the Flood Zone , please check the Flood Information.

New Theater Submittal Requirements:

Blueprint for a Clean Bay (Sheet CB-1)

Businesses requiring approval from Santa Clara County Department Of Environmental Health

Commercial Shell Submittal Requirements

Commercial Shell Detailed Plan Requirements

Prior to beginning plan preparation, contact Engineering at (408) 586-3329, Planning at (408) 586-3279, Fire at (408) 586-3365 and Utility at (408) 586-3345 to find out project feasibility and requirements.

Plan Check Information:

Outside Plan Check

Overtime Plan Check

Plan Check Turn Around Time

Plan Review Checklist:

CalGreen Non-Residential Mandatory Measures

General Commercial Architectural

Theater Architectural

Inspection Information:

Building Inspection Procedure

Final Inspection Checklist

Special Inspection Testing Schedule & Agreement and Recognized Agencies

Structural Observation Agreement Form

Structural Observation Final Compliance Report

Other Related Documents:

Application for Alternate Materials, Design & Methods of Construction

Application for Authorization to Occupy Before Permit Final

Application for Extension of Expired Permits

Application for Extension of Expired Plan Check

Application for Temporary Building Permit

Application for Unreasonable Hardship

Authorized Agent Sample Letter

Building Permit General Information

Building Permit Process

Procedures for Performance Deposit

Recognized Testing Agencies for Electrical Equipment

Request for Pre-Submittal Meeting

Title 24 Release Sample Letter